prepared for life
Students leave Santa Barbara Middle School with an enthusiasm for learning, self-assuredness, commitment to service, compassion, and respect for others. They are solidly prepared to handle the academic challenges of high school.
The majority of our students excel in the GATE/Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) programs in high school and go on to attend the finest universities in the country. Each year our alumni receive top academic honors and community service awards in both high school and college.
MAKING CHANGE IN THE WORLD
We routinely hear from our alumni that Santa Barbara Middle School was their most powerful and influential educational experience. Our graduates view the world as an opportunity for learning, adventure, and service.